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3790, Tarquinia, Basamento Semicircolare

  • Record number: 3790
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Building or zone: Basamento Semicircolare
  • Roof element: Tiles, eaves
  • Comparanda: 5022, 5023, 5024
  • Remarks: Eaves tile with raised side edge with curved inner corner. Raised side edge ends at least 4 cm behind front edge. Painted star-flower on soffit
  • Bibliography: Cataldi 1993, p. 212, no. 33, fig. 20 left; Scavo nello scavo 2004, p. 82, no. I.e.18; Winter 2009a, pp. 502-503, 7.F.1.a
  • Publication record: Scavo nello scavo. Gli Etruschi non visti. Author: Moretti Sgubini, A.M.. Place of publication: Viterbo. Publication Date: 2004
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
    Terrecotte arcaiche e tardo-arcaiche da Tarquinia. Author: Cataldi, M.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 207-220
  • Type of decoration: Painted star-flower
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Clay: Burned
  • Paint: Painted star-flower with black lancelot leaf bordered in white with black outer edge, red triangular leaf bordered in white with black outer edge
  • Condition: Fragment of side edge
  • Soffit decoration type: Painted star-flower
  • Thickness tile: 2.5
  • Inner H raised side edge: 3
  • Outer H raised side edge: 4.8-4.5
  • Width raised side edge: 3.2-2.9
  • Soffit decoration type: Painted star-flower

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